Join Destructoid at Toronto's biggest gaming convention.

Buy Tickets
                 
dark        
 
 

#Bethesda


 photo

Have a rad time this weekend with Fallout 4's free PC trial

Bethesda's Fallout 4 is in for the long-haul. The open-world RPG, which launched way back in 2015 (can you believe it?) has maintained a growth of new fans, with steady, consistent sales and several returns to the Top Ten of the UK charts, ...

 
 
 photo

New year, same old video game magazine oddities

In the last issue, we celebrated the demise of Miiverse by looking back at some notable Miiverse posts. Originally, this issue was planned for December and was supposed to be holiday themed, with an emphasis on holiday-related oddities from...

 
 
 photo

Rich Meister's personal picks for Game of the Year 2017

2017 has been one hell of a year for games. While the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One continue to hit their software strides, the Switch is bringing Nintendo back to its glory days. PC gaming remains stronger than ever and I can't think of a yea...

 
 
 photo

Review: Fallout The Board Game

Video game RPGs can translate very well into the tabletop realm. It's a sort of cyclical relationship, as many entries in the genre are born out of precepts forged in the pen and paper era, and running them back to board games just seems na...

 
 
 photo

Fallout 4 VR brings its own unique jank to the table

I wasn’t really sure what to expect from Fallout 4 VR. I can’t say that I’m the biggest fan of Fallout 4, but man, the idea of playing the entire game in VR sounded too good to be true. Now that I’ve spent some time...

 
 
 photo

Panic Button will be porting Wolfenstein II to the Switch

Panic Button, the developers behind the excellent DOOM port to Switch, will be helming the upcoming Wolfesntein II port to the same console. Bethesda revealed this news to GameReactor today along with mentioning the port will be out in earl...

 
 
 photo

Wolfenstein II's first DLC episode is now available

This snuck right up on me, but the first DLC episode for Wolfenstein II is now available for download on all platforms. Season pass owners should already have the content, but if you want to purchase this separately it will set you back $9....

 
 
 
 photo

The Evil Within 2 now has a demo on PC, PS4, and Xbox One

Bethesda made a strong single-player push this year with games like Wolfenstein: The New Colossus, Prey, and The Evil Within 2. The former recently got a trial, and now the latter has followed suit. "In these first chapters you'll have the ...

 
 
 photo

Xbox One X updates roll out for Skyrim and Fallout 4

Bethesda recently broke down its plans for Xbox One X support across a number of its games, including Wolfenstein II, The Evil Within 2, and Dishonored 2. One of the mild annoyances of owning the X (or the PlayStation 4 Pro) is knowing the ...

 
 
 
 photo

Call of Duty: WWII rules the UK charts for a fourth week

Call of Duty: WWII remains untouchable, as it sits confidently at the top of the UK charts for a fourth week. It seems likely that Activision's shooter will hold the top spot throughout December. EA's FIFA 18 has returned to second place, w...

 
 
 photo

The Wolfenstein II demo includes the full first level

Bethesda and MachineGames have put out a demo for Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One that'll let you go through the first level. Should you decide to buy the full version (it's on sale this week), you'll be...

 
 
 photo

Skyrim's day-one patch for Switch adds video capture

If you thought Bethesda's open-world adventure game would be ripe for the Switch's built-in video capture feature, then you're in for a treat. With a day-one patch, the game now supports the very limited functionality that the Switch offers...

 
 
 
 photo

Review: Skyrim (Switch)

Skyrim was released in 2011. Six years later (almost to the day), it's still relevant. So relevant in fact that we thought it was worth a revisit with our review of the Special Edition, and worth covering yet again on Switch. Such is the po...

 
 
 photo

Here's the DLC schedule for Wolfenstein II

If you aren't ready to leave Wolfenstein II's cathartic shootouts behind just yet, keep in mind that it won't be much longer before the game picks back up with some story-based DLC. We've known what the season pass entailed for a while now,...

 
 
 photo

Review: Doom (Switch)

PC, PS4, Switch, Xbox One. It's a weird phrase I'm not used to seeing. During the Wii U era, PC, PS4, Xbox One kind of just flowed out of my fingertips. It's muscle memory at this point, seeing a major multiplatform game on the "big three" ...

 
 
 photo

Here are all of Bethesda's enhancements for Xbox One X

Eight of Bethesda's titles are going to be improved with Xbox One X when it releases tomorrow. Rather than trickling each out individually, Bethesda has opted to hit us with a straight-laced news post that lists them all together. Here it i...

 
 
 photo

Review: Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Do you remember back in 2013, when franchise reboot Wolfenstein: The New Order was first announced? Everyone was furious about the title's marketing campaign, with many gamers taking genuine issue with the gleeful abandon in which the game'...

 
 
 photo

Review in Progress: Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Despite being blown up by a grenade at point-blank range, as well as being in the firing line of a nuclear space cannon, it looks like good ol' boy B.J. Blazkowicz made it, thanks in no small part to his close-knit family of rag-tag rebel f...

 
 
 
 
 photo

Review: The Evil Within 2

In one of The Evil Within 2's early chapters, Sebastian Castellanos stumbles onto a familiar scene. As he wanders through darkened corridors, chasing leads in desperate hope of recovering his missing daughter, the former detective enters a ...

 
 
 




Reviews   filter by...

Review in Progress: Orwell: Ignorance is Strength"You'll never find us, but victim or perpertrator, if your number's up, we'll find you"

 

Early Access My Time at Portia"A lovely post-apocalyptic vacation spot "

 

The Fall Part 2: Unbound"A severe case of identity crisis"

 

Retro-Bit NES Power Stick"Multiple ways to play"

 

Final Fantasy XV: Pocket Edition"Take this Bro'd trip on a road trip"

 

Kingdom Come: Deliverance"Another cult classic in the making"

 

Pinstripe"Fight off your demons"

 

Rust"This is the way the world ends"

 

Age of Empires: Definitive Edition"A beautiful RTS that still holds up"

 

Secret of Mana (Remake)"Lift me up, Flammie"

 
 
 

Community Blogs | expand

 

Quickposts expand | +quickpost

Electric Reaper

Well, there goes an inch of ice fragment buildup from my ice cube

 
homeoftheblues

Genyo Takeda recieved the lifetime achievement DICE The Nintendo designer was instrumental in Nintendos (and therefore videogaming) success and Link in

 
NinjaSpped

I cant believe this song is already a decade old, but its really fantastic! The beat is really cool and the lyrics are so meaningful for a mainstream I wish more of todays music was as strong as Black and

 
TheDelts

Guard dog

 
homeoftheblues

*takes a deep breath* The armed school resource officer never entered the school to confront the gunman while the students were being He stood outside building 12 just The question is why? Did he freeze up? Link in

 
Greenhornet214

Apparently Ryan Coogler loves Stardew Valley

 
Marcel Hoang

I did I did Now back to Monster

 
Rico the Penguin

Ill be doing another game developer stream tomorrow evening after Well cover a bit more on saving, loading, JSON, and see if this map system idea of mine holds

 
Rad Party God

My guild proudly capturing our brand-spanking new desert guild hall, Windswept

 
SrTotallyNotASpambotChurros

Today I convinced LaTerry to play a few rounds of Generations with me, and it was pretty fun! Also the Great Maccao hits a lot harder than I thought, holy We had a way easier time with Tetsucabra, somehow

 
 

Upcoming

More Previews
 

Destructoid Originals

More Originals
 
 
 
BACK NEXT